Summer 2024 Trading Boot Camp

What You’ll Do:
Valkyrie is searching for students who are passionate about the financial markets and looking to learn more about options market-making. During the one-week Boot Camp, you will go through Mock trading sessions and trading games to help build an understanding of what a day in the life of a trader is like at Valkyrie. You will learn how to successfully manage and execute a trading strategy through education courses and trading sessions. We aim to train our future junior traders to become desk leads quickly. The Boot Camp will provide a first-hand look into Valkyrie and our approach to trading.
What You’ll Need:
  • Expected graduation date between December 2024 and December 2025
  • Willingness to work in-person, in Chicago for one week in summer 2024
  • Degree in mathematics, physics, engineering, computer science or equivalent
  • Passion for the financial markets
  • Strong quantitative, analytical, and problem-solving skills
  • Entrepreneurial attitude with keen attention to detail
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to make split-second logical decisions in a high-pressure environment
  • Competitive drive and the maturity to handle considerable responsibility
  • Capability to quickly recover from mistakes
  • Quantitative Analysis skills are a plus
  • Programming experience preferred
What You’ll Get:
  • Consideration for future full-time employment
  • Training opportunities and continuing education
  • Fully paid flights and housing
  • Network opportunities with senior management and leaders
  • Competitive stipend
  • Catered lunch, snacks, and beverages
  • Group outings and company parties
  • Casual dress environment

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